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Omnibus bill states federal government will not go after state, DC weed laws

Business Insider: Legislating through purse strings, the new CRomnibus dictates that the DOJ — and therefore the FBI — cannot spend money to investigate, raid, or prosecute weed businesses that are accredited as legal within their parent states. 182 more words

Politics

Solemn occasion as Sheffield marks Armistice Day

The City of Steel marked the 100 years since the outbreak of Armistice Day today.

The modest Kelham Island museum on Alma Street welcomed two new exhibits in honour of South Yorkshire brave industrial workers who died in war. 323 more words

News

The Curious Case of the 100 Thousand

I was feeling pretty good the other day after writing my post about the December 1 festivities when someone pointed out to me that maybe I had my history wrong. 2,187 more words

Romania

prendre la pipe

Remembrance day in Canada is always a solemn affair. It is a day that we have the opportunity to remember our history in all its pride, tradition, pain, misery, honour, and anguish. 624 more words

France

L'Armistice au Quesnoy

On November 4, 1918, the New Zealand army overtook and reclaimed the French town of Le Quesnoy. During World War I, the Germans occupied  333 more words

France